Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking Tourism Entry From the United States

NEW YORK – Sep. 8 2022 /PRNewswire/ The Israel Ministry of Tourism today unveiled new records for tourist arrivals to Israel from the United States in July and august. נווה פריצקי The country welcomed 78,000 Americans during July 2022. This was a 4 percent increase over the year before, while 71,000 American tourists visited Israel in August 2022.

“It is so exciting to once again see an rise in the number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, already reaching the record-breaking levels of 2019” said Eyal Carlin, Tourism Commissioner for North America. “The United States is our top market for inbound tourism to Israel and prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, we were celebrating record-breaking tourism entry numbers each month. We’re extremely pleased to witness an improvement in the trend and we anticipate an increase in the coming months and years to follow.”

Canada is on track to surpass Israel’s arrivals in tourist numbers by attracting 7,200 tourists to Israel in July 2022, and 6,600 tourists in August.

Gal Hana, Consul for Canada and Director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism declared that “it’s amazing to see how Canada’s tourism is rebounding.” “We aren’t far off our record in 2019, and we anticipate that the rise in travel to Israel will continue to increase as Canadians feel more confident traveling across the globe.”

Israel welcomed over 4.6 million tourists in 2019. 969,600 of them were of the United States. The country’s official reopening for all tourists in May has seen more than 600,000.

Information on the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel’s tourism authority is responsible for preparing and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives that position Israel as a destination of choice. IMOT is aiming to boost tourism traffic to contribute to Israel’s economy, and to enhance and diversify the visiting experience. IMOT is a proponent of Israel’s vast variety of historical, cultural and religious, as well as culinary and culinary experiences – each a blend of both modernity and tradition. North America has IMOT offices which are located in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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